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AdvanceHE Connect


AdvanceHE Connect is an online network exclusively for the HE sector that has facilitated sector-wide engagement during the COVID-19 pandemic, with individual log-ins increasing by 80% since lockdown. Members have been connecting with more than 20,000 users from 100 countries around the globe. This community platform is open to all those who work in Higher Education and provides a space where the sector can share, connect and collaborate in one place.

Staff Development Forum Resources

The Staff Development Forum has a space on AdvanceHE Connect showcasing resources produced during the SDF Festival and other activities all year round.

How to get to the AHE Connect space for SDF

You will need an account on AdvanceHE Connect to access the resources. Once you have created your AdvanceHE Connect account, and are successfully logged in, you will be able to access the festival resources with this link:

Getting an account on AdvanceHE Connect

If you need an account on the platform please use this link, which is a direct sign up link for anyone who does not already have one:

AdvanceHE Connect Queries

Please contact for any queries related to AdvanceHE Connect.

SDF Queries

If you have SDF related queries, please contact; kindly refrain from writing queries directly on AdvanceHE Connect as this space is not monitored daily.

Access to SDF Resources

SDF Festival resources are located in a space on AdvanceHE Connect. This is available for SDF Festival delegates and SDF members – staff development professionals who work in the Higher Education sector.

For access to the resources from the SDF Festival of Learning 2021, please click here.

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